Irish Brigade

The story of the 38th (Irish) Brigade in the Second World War

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Archive for February 9, 2019

Lance Corporal Joseph Ransley

We have received a note from Gary Sherrington about his grandfather, Lance Corporal Joseph Ransley, who served with the Irish Brigade in North Africa and Italy. In his note, Gary told us: “My grandfather served with the 2nd Battalion London Irish Rifles during 1943. Incidentally, like your father Edmund, he was also from Peckham and in…

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